The 25 Second Shot Clock Is Terrible

On Tuesday the International Tennis Federation announced the introduction of the 25-second shot clock into every future Grand Slam. The shot clock was designed...
Maria Sharapova

Does Maria Sharapova Still Have The Stomach For a Comeback?

In one sense, it was unsurprising that Maria Sharapova succumbed so meekly to Simona Halep at the China Open, losing 6-2, 6-2 in just...

The Season Should Be Revised to Prioritize Slams

And so the tennis season proper ends, with Rafael Nadal winning the US Open, thus matching Roger Federer’s haul of two Majors in 2017....

Five Players who had a Disappointing US Open

The last Grand Slam of the year is over, and there were a lot of surprises at Flushing Meadows this year. Even though it...
Indoor view focusing on Arthur Ashe Stadium US Open qualifying

US Open 2017: Venue Improvements Cause Major Issues

Just like the athletes competing in the major tennis tournaments, the actual events are constantly improving. It's easy to measure an athlete's gains in...

Rafael Nadal Easily Defeats Kevin Anderson to Win 3rd US Open, 16th Grand Slam...

In late January, Rafael Nadal was facing off with Roger Federer for the first Grand Slam title of the year. A win would have...

American Sloane Stephens Claims First Ever Grand Slam Title at 2017 US Open

American Sloane Stephens made a big leap in her career. The 24 year old American beat countrywoman and personal friend Madison Keys in the...

Rafael Nadal vs Kevin Anderson US Open Final Prediction and Preview

The last remaining part of the Big 4, Rafael Nadal, took care of business on Friday night, defeating an exhausted Juan Martin Del Potro...

Del Potro vs Nadal: Will the Fairy Tale of Del Potro in New York...

As Juan Martin Del Potro prepares to face Rafael Nadal, we look at his career--from young prodigy, to tragic figure, to comeback king and...
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The Five Greatest Tennis Matches That Never Happened

Famous Five: In the first of a new series, Martin Keady, our resident tennis historian, looks at a player, match or event from the...